Infographic: Signs your employee engagement program isn’t working

If your employees don’t spend time together outside work or look for personal development opportunities, your prospects for real employee engagement look grim.

Do the employees at your organization hang out together outside of the office?

Do they refer friends to your business or work past normal business hours to go above and beyond?

If so, congratulations! You have engaged employees. If not, your employees are simply collecting a paycheck.

An infographic from SnackNation lists nine signs your employee engagement plan isn’t working. Here are a few:

1. No camaraderie: Employees don’t want to spend time together outside work.

2. No pride in the organization: Employees don’t refer friends to the organization, share the organization’s news or talk about how great their work is.

3. No willingness to go above and beyond: Employees work from 9-5, but that’s about it.

4. No interest in personal development: Employees don’t look for opportunities to grow or learn new skills to help the company.

See more signs in the infographic below:

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This article first appeared on in July 2015.

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